U.S. Markets closed

TransCanada Corporation (TRP.TO)


Toronto - Toronto Delayed Price. Currency in CAD
Add to watchlist
62.71+0.76 (+1.23%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

TransCanada Corporation

TransCanada Tower
450 - 1 Street SW
Calgary, AB T2P 5H1
Canada
403-920-2000
http://www.transcanada.com

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryIndustrial Metals & Minerals
Full Time Employees7,165

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Russell K. Girling B.Comm., M.B.A. (Finance)Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director3.52M4.81M54
Mr. Donald R. MarchandChief Financial Officer and Exec. Vice-PresN/AN/A54
Mr. Alexander J. PourbaixChief Operating Officer1.9M2.81M51
Mr. Karl R. JohannsonExec. Vice-Pres and Pres of Natural Gas Pipelines1.23M440.08k56
Mr. David MonetaVP of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CAD.

Description

TransCanada Corporation operates as an energy infrastructure company in North America. It operates through Canadian Natural Gas Pipelines, U.S. Natural Gas Pipelines, Mexico Natural Gas Pipelines, Liquids Pipelines, and Energy segments. The company transports natural gas to local distribution companies, power generation facilities, and other businesses through a network of regulated natural gas pipelines and storage facilities. It owns and operates a network of 80,400 km of wholly-owned natural gas pipelines and 11,100 km of partially-owned natural gas pipelines; and regulated natural gas storage facilities with a total working gas capacity of 535 Bcf. The company also owns and operates Keystone pipeline system of 4,324 km for the transportation of crude oil from Hardisty, Alberta to Wood River and Patoka in Illinois; Cushing, Oklahoma; and Houston and Port Arthur, Texas. In addition, it operates terminal and pipeline facilities to transport crude oil from the market hub at Cushing, Oklahoma to the Houston and Port Arthur, Texas refining market. Further, the company owns, controls, and develops approximately 7,050 MW of generation capacity powered by natural gas, nuclear, wind, and solar assets; and owns and operates regulated and unregulated natural gas storage facilities. It also operates 18 electrical power generation plants and 118 Bcf of non-regulated natural gas storage facilities in Alberta, Ontario, Québec, and New Brunswick in Canada; and New York, New England, Pennsylvania, and Arizona in the United States. TransCanada Corporation was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

Corporate Governance

TransCanada Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.